Suzanne Petri

Suzanne Petri is a Jeff nominated actor who has performed, produced and directed on dozens of Chicago stages including the Goodman, Steppenwolf, Apple Tree, Chicago Dramatists, Chicago Shakespeare, Next, Northlight, The Poetry Foundation and the Chicago Humanities Festival. She is a proud ensemble member of American Blues Theater since 1998. Her film and TV work includes Wednesday's Child, Lac du Flambeau, Just Visiting with Jean Reno, Milwaukee, Minnesota with Bruce Dern and Randy Quaid, Early Edition and Evil Has A Face with Sean Young. As a cabaret artist, and a passionate advocate of cabaret, Petri is the president and a founding member of the Chicago Cabaret Professionals. She has been honored with Chicago’s “After Dark” Award for Outstanding Cabaret Artist and CCP’s Gold Coast Award. Her CDs, Das Grand Tour, A Marvelous Party and Marlene Muzik: Live at the Skokie Theatre, are available online.